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The Crowell Trust


Last profile update: 05/19/2017
Last grant data update: 05/15/2018

At A Glance

The Crowell Trust

(also known as Henry P. and Susan C. Crowell Trust)

102 N. Cascade Ave., Ste. 300

Colorado Springs, CO United States 80903-1418

Telephone: (719) 645-8119


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor






Trust established in 1927 in IL - Founded by the late Henry P. Crowell, founder and former chairman of the board of Quaker Oats Co. and the Henry P. Crowell Benevolence and Education Trust. A resident of Winnetka, IL and Augusta, GA, Crowell served as president of the board of Moody Bible Institute from 1902 until his death in 1944. The founder's son, the late Henry Coleman Crowell, was a trustee and an executive vice-president of Moody Bible Institute and was president of Missionary Equipment Service in Chicago.

Purpose and Activities

Created to aid evangelical Christianity by support to organizations having for their purposes its teaching, advancement, and active extension at home and abroad.